October 2011

In This Issue

Tops of the Town

What are your favorite things about New Orleans? We want to know. Fill in your picks below (You don't have to vote in every category.) We will have a drawing from all entries - both those mailed from our October issue and here online - to award prizes.

Last Call: The Most Spirited Month

Muriel's Fleur de Lis Cocktail

Modine's New Orleans: Precautions When Dressing Your VW Like Dracula

Read & Spin

Newsbeat: Gators for Gas

Inside: Doing the Male Thing

Chronicles: Just a Little Off the Sides

New Orleans’ traditional barbers still shape, smooth and soothe in a treasured male stronghold

Crime Fighting: Ryan Williams

Volunteer coaching serves at risk youth

Streetcar: Booted

Food: Cooking for Cooler Weather

Sturdy vegetables for the fall

Restaurant Insider: Irish Eyes Are Smiling

Letters

Guys and Gulls

Profiles of men and their boats

Healthbeat

The latest news in health from New Orleans and beyond

Persona: Anthony Laciura

New Orleans native opera star and supporting performer on “Boardwalk Empire”

Newsbeat: Restaurant Health Reports Now Online

Education: Male Call

Why boys are dropping out

Music: Last Chants

Farewell to a Mardi Gras Indian

Home: Finding the Where There

New life for a Bywater Creole cottage

Dining Guide

Newsbeat: Game Time

The Scoop: Men and Fashion

They don’t always mix, but here’s a guide

Health: Foot Fault

Healing the painful heel

Marquee

Entertainment Calendar

Biz: Two Guys with a Vision

Where invoices morph into cash

Julia Street with Poydras the Parrot

The pursuit to answer eternal questions

The Empire of Sizzzzzzzle: Mom Buys a Steakhouse

Excerpt from "The Gorilla Man and the Empress of Steak: A New Orleans Family Memoir" by Randy Fertel

Speaking Out: Let's Keep Mardi Gras out of Halloween

Cast of Characters: Keeping Patients in Step

Leo Savoie, the Brace Maker

Try This: Film Festing

A brief guide to October for New Orleans cinephiles

Table Talk: Café Hopping

3 to try